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Big Bus Washington DC Night Tour

From US$39.00
  • See Washington DC’s most popular monuments illuminated at night
  • Sunset views from the double-decker bus
  • Commentary on board provides entertaining historical context
Big Bus Washington DC Night Tour
From US$39.00
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Big Bus Washington DC Night Tour
From US$39.00
Washington DC transforms at night when its national monuments and memorials are illuminated. Avoid the hassle of navigating the city in the dark with this convenient 2-hour bus tour. The top deck will provide sweeping views that you wouldn’t be able to see on foot, and on-board commentary will give you context as you pass each landmark.
What to Expect

Start your evening at one of two convenient pickup locations—the Willard Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue, or Union Station. Climb aboard and settle into your seat on the top or bottom deck. Seats are first come, first served, so get there early to secure your preference.

Depart at sunset, just as the national monuments begin to glow in the evening light. A guide will provide live commentary in English as you pass each point of interest, but recorded commentary is available in a range of other languages.

Gain a new perspective on the city as you pass the Capitol Building, Washington Monument, various war memorials, and the White House.

Weather permitting, step off the bus at the Lincoln Memorial. The nighttime tour gives you the opportunity to see its striking illuminated pillars reflected in the water opposite the memorial. End the evening back at your pick-up location.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Starts too early!

We really enjoyed this tour, and our guide... Chris, I think was his name. Very entertaining and informative beyond what you get just walking around town. Two problems though: 1) Started too early! We were on the 7pm departure in mid-May and It was really...More

Thank Jlwlarson76
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Must check out Chris Hayes & Jay. Best tour guides ever! Very interactive, informative, & provide the best hospitality. Hope to see them both again on our next trip.

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wonderful experience!

My husband and I took this tour as part of the two day/one night tour. Seeing our nation's capital at night with all the lights is a different experience than seeing it during the day. We had Maria as our tour guide and Ed was...More

Thank F5350OOlisab
Reviewed 1 week ago
Never again!

I thought the tour would be educational and a great way to rate a number of different monuments to follow up with the following day. The tour guide had very little info other than the name of the monuments. He made disparaging remarks in the...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome Experience

Marie our Guide was Super informative and high energy, Erika our driver navigated the streets like a pro! We learned more American history in 2 hours than I had in 2 years of history classes! D.C. Is a must see for all and this is...More

Thank Christina710
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
Everything is online but our bus left at 7pm, 2 hour tour.